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Despite Access to Credit, Many Business Owners Are Reluctant to Take on Debt

Despite Access to Credit, Many Business Owners Are Reluctant to Take on Debt

A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan.
Software for Small Businesses Can Help Them Grow, and Be Profitable for You Too

Software for Small Businesses Can Help Them Grow, and Be Profitable for You Too

One of the top issues for business owners is finding time, so technology solutions are needed to ease the burden.
With Eye on Small Businesses, Google Gets Into the Domain Registration Game

With Eye on Small Businesses, Google Gets Into the Domain Registration Game

The new service is aimed at getting more businesses to get online in order to connect with and find new customers.
Why You Should Incorporate Your Information Marketing Business

Why You Should Incorporate Your Information Marketing Business

As the owner of an information marketing business, running it as a sole proprietor may not be your best choice. Here's why incorporating may be a good move for you.
Your Business' Legal Game Plan for the Summer Slowdown

Your Business' Legal Game Plan for the Summer Slowdown

While your company's pace is at a manageable hum, check for overlooked permitting issues and that all operations comply with regulations.
Why Security Should Be Top of Mind When Creating a Business

Why Security Should Be Top of Mind When Creating a Business

Because startup founders can be slow to install safeguards against cyber attacks, criminals often target new companies.
The New Legal Economy and What It Means for Small Companies

The New Legal Economy and What It Means for Small Companies

So far, most of the Internet resources for hiring lawyers have targeted price not quality. But now innovative options are emerging that might shake up the marketplace.
Best Practices for Businesses Using Facebook

Best Practices for Businesses Using Facebook

Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts.
Entrepreneurs are Weakening as Job Creators, But Don't Blame Washington

Entrepreneurs are Weakening as Job Creators, But Don't Blame Washington

New-business job creation has declined, and not for the reasons you might think.
Facebook Shares Social Strategies at First-Ever Small Business Boot Camp

Facebook Shares Social Strategies at First-Ever Small Business Boot Camp

Roughly 900 local business owners attended the symposium, marking Facebook's first-ever effort to reach out to entrepreneurs face-to-face.
Four Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Fitbit

Four Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Fitbit

Why FitBit's "quantified self" approach works for businesses too
If Given the Choice, Most Small-Business Owners Say They'd Start Up Again

If Given the Choice, Most Small-Business Owners Say They'd Start Up Again

A recent survey found that for more than 80 percent of small-business owners, the rewards outweigh the challenges.
Please Don't Call Yourself a Small-Business Owner

Please Don't Call Yourself a Small-Business Owner

What does that really mean, anyway? And do people really identify themselves like that?
By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic)

By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic)

Veterans turn to entrepreneurship at greater rates than the rest of the population. Here's what that means for America.

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